Building a Platform for the Future

Apr 7, 2016By Chris DolanBlog Posts

Marketplaces. Hubs. Ecosystems. Whatever you call them, “platforms” are the future. A recent TechCrunch article encouraged innovators to “think bigger than products and business models” – to envision platforms that become the … Read More

Beyond the Blindspot

Nov 18, 2015By Chris DolanBlog Posts

My colleague Dave Fisch talks about the “leaky bucket” effect at concerts, festivals and other in-real-life gatherings. “Everything ends when the crowd heads home,” he says. “All of the business … Read More

When 2 + 2 = MORE

Oct 19, 2015By Dan RomanelliBlog Posts

“Since 2000, fully three-quarters of retail sales growth has occurred through online channels. That’s an eye-catching statistic, yet not quite the whole story.” I wish I’d written that. I could … Read More